Cool It at the Pool
It’s sweltering in your apartment and your crummy old fan just isn’t cutting it. Fantasizing about Chris Hemsworth isn’t helping either.
A sizzling summer without a pool is a real bummer! But don’t go breaking into your neighbor’s backyard just yet — Los Angeles hotels are home to oases of pools, cool drinks, and sexy soirées.
We’ve tested the waters and rounded up our favorite pools. Sorry girls, sexy pool boys are not guaranteed.
8440 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood
This beautifully designed pool includes soothing underwater music and an amazing view of the Sunset Strip, making it the perfect spot for lounging and enjoying a good read.
550 S. Flower St., Downtown
Voted one of the top 10 hotel swimming pools in the world, The Standard sets the bar as high as the skyscrapers surrounding it. This rooftop pool is hip and relaxing, with vibrating waterbeds, a cocktail lounge, DJs, and movie nights.
1819 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica
Sophisticated and chic (no, we’re not talking about you), The Viceroy’s elegant pool is the place to be this summer. With bottle service, designer cocktails, and cozy cabanas, you’re sure to have a good time.
The Biltmore Hotel
506 S. Grand Ave., Downtown
Designed to resemble a Roman bath, you’ll feel like a goddess in this indoor pool. So take a divine dip and enjoy!
1020 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood
With the right mix of classic and modern Hollywood glam, this hidden garden oasis is the ideal place for hours of pampering.
xx, The FabFitFun LA Team
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